October 29, 2009, at 7 PM Canton Public Library The
towns of Canton, Sharon and Stoughton for an energy, water and climate forum
titled “Recipe for the Future”.
forum is sponsored by the League of Women Voters of Sharon and Stoughton and
the Canton Public Library.
following three highly professional presentations will inform, inspire and
provide practical ways to save energy, water, money and our home—this Planet:
1) Regional Advocacy
Lead at Oxfam America (Greater Boston Area) is Mike Meldonian. Mike’s presentation “Can We Stay Ahead of
Climate Change Impacts?” relates to how
climate impacts are already affecting the poorest communities around the world
and ultimately our national security .
Executive Director of the Neponset River
Watershed Association, Ian Cooke, will
present “Saving Locally: The
Water/Energy/Climate Connection” which relates to how water, energy and climate
affect one another, and what we can do to protect the the Neponset River and the water supply in Canton,Sharon &
Executive Director at Massachusetts
Climate Action Network is Rob Garrity. Rob
will be addressing “Cutting Costs at Home:
The Low Carbon Diet”. This last
presentation relates to ways to help fight
global warming by cutting our daily consumption of energy. There will be time
for Q & A’s for each speaker.
is a free event. Light refreshments
will be served. There will be energy
saving door prizes and information for action.
Bring neighbors and friends. For
more information please call the Canton Library at 781-821-5027 or The League
of Women Voters at 781-784-2799. The
Canton Public Library is located at 786 Washington St., Canton MA.